• Friday
  • August 29, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:19pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 42 for human sexuality

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Max Tegmark's Our Mathematical Universe- a quest for nature of reality

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:30am by NICK SALLNOW-SMITH

    ... tolerates … all this?" Shades of medieval book burning! Why the hysteria? Tegmark's book falls into two parts. It begins by uncontroversially reviewing the history of human understanding ... explain. Human-centric perspectives of the cosmos have inhibited progress in understanding it since it was presumed the earth was at its centre. Tegmark's position is that even now our view ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    The bad science in city's incineration plan for househould waste

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:54am by Martin Williams

    ... science showed incineration was a threat to human health. "Incinerators are a major source of pollution," reported a 1989 government white paper on pollution. "They account ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Not quite beam me up, but Star Trek technology's moved beyond science fiction

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 01:29am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... objects in plastic, metal, glass, titanium, human cells and yes, even chocolate from a design. Today's 3D printers are painfully slow, and it takes many hours to print a breadbox-sized ... Translate already does a great job of translating pages of text from one human language to another. And earlier this year, Microsoft demonstrated a real-time, voice-based, language interpreter ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    'You turn me on' takes on new meaning as we teach technology to think

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 05:32am by Alex Lo

    ... a human interlocutor he is dealing with a human intelligence on the other side. We will then perhaps not only converse with an operating system as if it's a person. Jonze asks us to consider the possibility we may have human-like relationships with them. I write "indisputably" because people have been arguing for years whether some programs may have already passed the test first ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Forget Mars, and focus on the wonder of life on our planet

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 03:50am by GUARDIAN

    ... Andrew Simms The idea of relocating to other worlds is a fantasy, distracting us from the tragedy of destroying the one place we know is alive Forget Mars, and focus on wonder of life on our planet If they found on Mars a single blade of grass there would be ecstasy at mission control, unleashing visions of humanity spreading out across the cosmos. But does the obsession ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Debate continues to rage over how much of a population the earth can sustain

    Posted May 25th 2014, 04:25am by Martin Williams

    ... on ticking After I sent my US biologist friend Dr James Lazell a recent column on global warming, he also suggested I write about human overpopulation. This seems a thornier issue for conservation ... will come..." Yikes, you might think. That wasn't the feel-good banter I hope for in a Sunday column. Yet Lazell is far from the only person to make doom-laden warnings about humanity ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    How to tell when scientific 'breakthroughs' are bogus

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 05:05am by Martin Williams

    ... link" between apes and humans. In 1953 it was proved to be a forgery. No one knows just who created Piltdown Man. But the scientist behind a recent famous fraud was a Korean scientist hailed as a national hero: Dr Hwang Woo-suk. In 2005, he was leader of a team that claimed to have extracted material from cloned human embryos that were obtained from 11 people. This came soon after Hwang ...

  8. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Galapagos study a timely reminder of the genius of Alfred Russel Wallace

    Posted May 04th 2014, 04:22am by Martin Williams

    ... European, making dangerous sea crossings, suffering occasional injuries, going to bed beneath shrunken human heads in a Borneo hut and unwittingly sleeping soundly below a four-metre python ...

  9. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Scientists implant false memories into mice- and cast doubt on human memories

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by Martin Williams

    ... is a positive thing for human survival," he told CBC News. Earlier this year a study found people formed fuzzy long-term memories of a video, if within hours they were given misinformation. ...

  10. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Turing's pardon is no tribute to a national hero

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 05:25am by Ally Fogg

    ... a gesture of humanity, compassion and progressive values. It is also entirely, profoundly wrong. Turing was an intellectual legend of the 20th century. His breakthroughs in applied mathematics have ... Germany. Biographers recall him as a gentle, modest, reserved man. He was also gay, and in 1952 he was convicted of gross indecency- the catch-all legal term used to prosecute consenting sexual ...




SCMP.com Account